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Composer Andrew Lloyd Webber says stage stars Ramin Karimloo and Sierra Boggess should enjoy success in London and New York productions of Love Never Dies. Playbill reported Saturday that Karimloo, a noted stage actor in London's West End, and Boggess, known best for playing the lead in stage productions of The Little Mermaid, will play the leads in Lloyd Webber's sequel to The Phantom of the Opera. I personally feel that what will now happen is that Sierra and Ramin will open in London early...
Together with Tim Rice, the man who always looks like he needs a good night's sleep, he has been responsible for a glut of hits, if not necessarily hard-hitting musicals.
A RARELY performed musical written by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice could be set for the Edinburgh stage. Written by the award-winning duo in 1965, The Likes of Us has only been performed twice.
By Chris Michaud NEW YORK (Reuters) - British composer Andrew Lloyd Webber's foundation will sell a Picasso portrait that is expected to fetch over $40 million at auction, with the proceeds being donated to charity, Christie's said on Friday.
By Paul Majendie LONDON (Reuters) - Julie Andrews
By Paul Majendie LONDON (Reuters) - Evita came full circle on Tuesday with Andrew Lloyd Webber reviving the Seventies musical in London with Argentine star Elena Roger in the lead role.
By Larry Fine NEW YORK (Reuters) - "Phantom of the Opera" became the longest-running show in Broadway history on Monday night with a gala 7,486th performance of the hit musical, which included appearances by composer Andrew Lloyd Webber and the original phantom, Michael Crawford.
By Larry Fine NEW YORK (Reuters) - "Phantom of the Opera" on Monday becomes the most successful show ever on Broadway with its 7,486th performance over nearly 18 years, but composer Andrew Lloyd Webber insists he has no formula for success.
"The Phantom of the Opera" required a makeover for his close-up. In its journey from stage to screen, Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical underwent some tailoring to mend the holes in the gothic love story.
- To swell, as grain or wood with water.